Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • Fulmore nets 29 as FMU swoop by Hawks 67-56
    November 19, 2018
    Senior Shaunice Fulmore scored 29 points to help Francis Marion University win its home opener 67-56 over Chowan University in non-conference women’s basketball action on Monday night (Nov. 19).
  • Patriot Golf inks Hartsville native
    November 19, 2018
    Francis Marion University golf coach Mark Gaynor has announced the signing of Mitchell Vance from Hartsville, S.C., to a national letter of intent.
  • FMU Women’s Basketball home opener set for Monday
    November 18, 2018
    The Francis Marion University women’s basketball team begins its 2018-19 home schedule on Monday night (Nov. 19) against Chowan University at 6 p.m. in the Smith University Center.
  • FMU harriers place 21st and 22nd at NCAA Regional Meet
    November 17, 2018
    Junior Andrea Liddell finished 69th to lead the Francis Marion University women’s cross country team to a 21st-place showing at the 2018 NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Championship Meet, Saturday morning (Nov. 17) hosted by the University of North Georgia. Junior Ivan Henderson led the Patriot men to a 22nd-place team finish as he placed in 118th position.
  • Stephens leads FMU to 110-63 win in home opener
    November 15, 2018
    Freshman forward Kailex Stephens notched his first career double-double with 20 points and 14 rebounds to help Francis Marion University win its home opener 110-63 over Methodist University in non-conference men’s basketball action, Thursday night (Nov. 15).
  • FMU Men’s Basketball opens home slate on Thursday
    November 14, 2018
    The Francis Marion University men’s basketball team begins its 2018-19 home slate on Thursday night (Nov. 15) against Methodist University at 6 p.m. in the Smith University Center.
  • Gillespie sparks second-half rally as FMU wins 61-54
    November 13, 2018
    Senior guard Alliyah Gillespie scored a career-high 15 points, including 4-of-5 shooting from three-point range, to spark Francis Marion University to a come-from-behind 61-54 win over 21st-ranked Wingate University, Tuesday evening (Nov. 13) in non-conference women’s basketball action.
  • SAAC to aid Florence-area LEOs
    November 09, 2018
    The Francis Marion University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is raising funds over the next two weeks for victims of the recent Vintage Place shooting incident that involved seven local law enforcement officers.
  • FMU women’s basketball begins season at No. 21 Wingate on Tuesday
    November 12, 2018
    The Francis Marion University women’s basketball team will begin its 2018-19 season on Tuesday (Nov. 13) with a road trip to face 21st-ranked Wingate University at 7 p.m.
  • FMU’s Parker named PBC Player of the Week
    November 12, 2018
    Francis Marion University senior 6-3 forward Brandon Parker has been named the Peach Belt Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the opening week of the 2018-19 season.
  • FMU Women’s Basketball Opener moved up to Tuesday
    November 12, 2018
    The season-opening game for the Francis Marion University women’s basketball team has been moved up one day, to Tuesday (Nov. 13), due to a scheduling conflict.
  • BP operates on high octane in 105-86 FMU win
    November 10, 2018
    Senior swingman Brandon Parker erupted for a career high 34 points, including eight three-pointers, while senior guard Ryan Davis added a career-high 28 points as Francis Marion University cruised to a 105-86 victory over Newberry College, Saturday afternoon (Nov. 10) on the second day of the Peach Belt Conference/South Atlantic Conference Men’s Basketball Challenge.
  • FMU Volleyball falls to Jaguars in PBC Quarterfinals
    November 10, 2018
    The Francis Marion University volleyball team saw its season come to an end with a 25-16, 25-21, 25-11 loss to Augusta University, Saturday afternoon (Nov. 10) in the quarterfinals of the 2018 Peach Belt Conference Tournament in Greenwood, S.C.
  • Hot-shooting Indians hand Patriot Men season-opening loss
    November 09, 2018
    Catawba College shot 67.2 percent from the floor to hand the Francis Marion University men’s basketball team a 115-82 season-opening defeat, Friday night (Nov. 9) in the Peach Belt Conference/South Atlantic Conference Challenge.